Menu

Riversway

News and information about the Riversway area of Preston, Lancashire. You won’t hear many people talk of Riversway apart from the annual festival, but its more commonly associated with Preston Dock and Marina.

Better flood defences planned for Preston and South Ribble

View of the River Ribble. Pic: @rijayparmar A bid is being made for funding to help improve flood defences along the River Ribble. Lancashire County Council (LCC) is bidding for […]

1 day ago
Morrisons launch ‘quieter hour’ at Preston Docks store

Morrisons at the Docks Pic: Tony Worrall Morrisons at the Docks Pic: Tony Worrall Morrisons is introducing a ‘quiet hour’ for customers who need a calmer shopping experience. With the support of the National Autistic Society the […]

2 days ago
Woman tells of moment rock thrown at their car in Preston

Damage caused to the window by the rock Pic: Claire Hughes Damage caused to the window by the rock Pic: Claire Hughes A Preston mum has told of her shock after a rock was thrown at their car. Claire Hughes was […]

4 days ago
Preston mum opens up on post-natal depression and what she’s doing about it

Preston mum Jess Johnson A Preston mum has done something amazing to help those contemplating suicide stay upbeat. Jess Johnson, mother-of-two, has painted a series of heartfelt messages of love and […]

2 weeks ago
Advertisement Advertisement Ben Ashworth memorial plaque on the Guild Wheel unveiled

The plaque in memory of Ben Ashworth in Miller Park Pic: Blog Preston Louise Ashworth and family pose with the plaque Pic: Blog Preston More than 150 people braved temperatures of more than 30 degrees to officially mark a section of the Guild […]

3 weeks ago
Fire on grass verge near Preston Docks closes road

Another scene of the fire near McDonalds at the Docks Pic: Walaa Hassan Fire crews in action in Ashton-on-Ribble Pic: Richard McCann Traffic was stopped on a major road near Preston Docks during Monday (25 June) lunchtime. Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service were […]

4 weeks ago
Watch as giant transformer makes its way through Preston

The transformer in Marsh Lane Pic: Deanna Louise The transformer in Marsh Lane Pic: Deanna Louise A 178-tonne transformer has made its way through Preston and is now on the motorway heading for Burnley. Setting off from the […]

4 weeks ago
Heavy load transformer to be driven through Preston

Police escort for the heavy load on Sunday (24 June) morning Pic: Lancashire Police Tactical Operations The transformer arrived via the River Trader into the Marina Pic: Donna Clifford Anyone up and about early on Sunday morning is being told to keep an eye out for […]

4 weeks ago
Most Discussed Most Read
Preston in pictures StreetShankly HotelHarris MuseumWinckley Square Park PanoramaMiller ParkWinckley Square ParkHarris Museum HDRThe canal at Preston is still green View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.